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Taxon: Durio oxleyanus Griff.

Genus: Durio
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Helicteroideae
Tribe: Durioneae
Nomen number: 316153
Place of publication: Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5:115. 1845 ("1844")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-Aug-1991 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-May-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Hilo (HILO)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: potential as fruit; potential as fruit

Distributional Range:


    • MALESIA: Indonesia, [Kalimantan, Sumatera] Malaysia (Malaya)


    • MALESIA: Indonesia


  1. Brown, M. J. 1997. Durio - A bibliographic review (IPGRI-SAsia) 78.
  2. Kanzaki, S. et al. 1998. Phylogenetic relationships of the common durian (Durio zibethinus Murray) to other edible fruited Durio spp. by RFLP analysis of an amplified region of cpDNA J. Hort. Sci. Biotechnol. 73:317-321.
  3. Kostermans, A. J. G. H. 1958. The genus Durio Adans. (Bombacaceae) (Reinwardtia) 4:47-153.
  4. Nyffeler, R. & D. A. Baum 2001. Systematics and character evolution in Durio s. lat. (Malvaceae/Helicteroideae/Durioneae or Bombacaceae-Durioneae) Organisms Diversity Evol. 1:165-178.
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  6. Somsri, S. 2008. Durian: Southeast Asia's King of fruits Chron. Hort. 48:18-22.
  7. Whitmore, T. C. et al., eds. Tree flora of Indonesia, Check list for Kalimantan. (Trees Kalim)
  8. Yaacob, O. & S. Subhadrabandhu The production of economic fruits in South-East Asia. 1995 (PrEcFr)

Check other web resources for Durio oxleyanus Griff. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316153. Accessed 19 April 2019.